The galaxy NGC 721

Image of NGC 721
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 721 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:57 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 23° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:01.

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Name NGC 721
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.40 (V) [2]
13.80 (B) [3]
11.48 (J) [3]
10.75 (H) [3]
10.44 (K) [3]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:01h54m [3]
Declination:+39°23' [3]
Distance:64.3 Mpc
209.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.64

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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